17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Thistle Nectar Collector

A narrow window of opportunity each summer allows a Broad-Tailed Hummingbird to sip nectar from a thistle bloom along the Rio Penasco in the South-Central mountains of New Mexico.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Cloudcroft, New Mexico, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5600
Copyright: © Tom Johnson